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Title: Weihnachts-Oratorium
Otros títulos: Christmas Oratorio
Oratorio de Noël
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Sebastian Bach; Münchener Bach-Chor; Münchener Bach-Orchester; Karl Richter; Gundula Janowitz; Christa Ludwig; Fritz Wunderlich; Franz Crass
Código CDU: B.05
Forma Musical: Oratorios ; Christmas music.
Abstract: Johann Sebastian Bach was better known as a virtuoso organist than as a composer in his day. His sacred music, organ and choral works, and other instrumental music had an enthusiasm and seeming freedom that concealed immense rigor. Bach's use of counterpoint was brilliant and innovative, and the immense complexities of his compositional style—which often included religious and numerological symbols that seem to fit perfectly together in a profound puzzle of special codes—still amaze musicians today. Many consider him the greatest composer of all time. Bach was born in Eisenach in 1685. He was taught to play the violin and harpsichord by his father, Johann Ambrosius, a court trumpeter in the service of the Duke of Eisenach. Young Johann was not yet ten when his father died, leaving him orphaned. He was taken in by his recently married oldest brother, Johann Christoph, who lived in Ohrdruf. Because of his excellent singing voice, Bach attained a position at the Michaelis monastery at ...


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